This might not be the right time for you to go on a short-term missions trip. There could be many good reasons for that. But there are a few reasons people offer for not going that are not "good reasons". In case you feel the Holy Spirit calling you to go, but are finding any of these reasons standing in your way, I wanted to spend a little time on them in this update.
"I can't afford it" Being prudent stewards is a good thing -- but you may have more resources than you
I'm working closely with three trips in the works for this Fall. I'm leading a trip to SE Asia in late September and early October, and assisting with two other trips to South Asia in October and November (contact me for more details on dates and locations). All three are open for recruitment, with unfilled seats. One of those seats may be yours! Currently, the SE Asia trip is at 6 participants -- with a goal of 10 and a max of 12. The November trip is at 8, and the Octob